Pisa The Essential
Many visitors to Pisa do not venture beyond the exceptional architectural complex of the Piazza dei Miracoli (Square of Miracles) with its famous Leaning Tower. However, this attractive city on the River Arno, which has had a university since the time of the Medici, is well worth exploring. Surrounded by its old walls, the city is home to numerous fine buildings and works of art and with its soft light and aristocratic atmosphere makes a relaxing place for a leisurely stroll.
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This 58m-high bell tower is the symbol
Built over a period of more than two
Designed like a cathedral whose central